Poems, in the theme ‘Rejoicing in Nature’, chosen by local residents, were read daily for your pleasure.
Writers ranged from Wordsworth to first time local authors. They are brought together here for you to enjoy
Nature has been a source of inspiration and comfort to many these past months, as our daily walk has led to a new appreciation of the natural world.
As ‘Our Favourite Poems’ is one of the Festival’s popular events, we feature an online presentation of requested poetry, read by Fr. Michael Burgess and Festival Deputy Chair, David Smith on alternate days.
Below are the poems selected and the days they went out on – Click on the link beneath each poem to see it again or look on the Festival Facebook page.
18th Leisure – WH Davies
19th Wild Garlic – Noeleen Fasolilli (local author)
21st The Tyger – William Blake
22nd Bird – Noeleen Fasolilli
23rd Resolution & Independence – William Wordsworth
24th The Lake Isle of Innisfree – WB Yeates
25th The Hundred Year Old Tree – Darinka Radovanovic (local author)
26th On a Lane in Spring – John Clare
27th Home Thoughts from Abroad – Robert Browning
28th Daffodils – William Wordsworth
All videos shot around the Lymm area.
We do hope you have enjoyed all these beautiful verses